This is set around the time of New Hope, give or take a few years. An Astromech ponders his employment by an IG-88, (THE IG-88? Probably not, but who knows for sure.) It is another improbable step along my accidental Battle Droid and Rodent Saga. C1D - http://boards.theforce.net/threads/c1d.50042016/ The Gods Who Loved The Sky - http://boards.theforce.net/threads/the-gods-who-love-the-sky.50042571/ Rodent of the Minds Eye - http://boards.theforce.net/threads/rodent-of-the-mind’s-eye.50044767/ But, hey, this is readable all on it's own.